Please note that this is not a hook-up group nor a place for personal ads. It is a place to meet fellow open folks, in a non-sexualized environment, for support, education, and camaraderie.
"Open" is defined as many ways as there are Open people. We define Open as any practice that involves -- or a curiosity in -- consensual non-monogamous relationships. Polyamory represents a subclass of the more general concept of non-monogamy, focusing primarily on relationships.
We invite everyone to use labels in a way that is empowering. We label our identity. (“I'm poly” or “I’m kinky”) Or we label our behavior. (“I practice polyamory” or “I enjoy kinky stuff”) But a label is not a box. You can only be in one box. You can have many labels. Or none. Use labels to express your sexuality, your gender, your life-style; never to limit self expression in yourself or others.
With that said, here are some labels that we use to identify people who may find value in this group: